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to occupy the preeminent position in

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The Lord's preponderate pronouncement "1 have many people in this city" is indicative of the fact that Paul's activities are informed by God's design and purpose to bring about salvation to all human subjects.
Gilman was particularly taken with a map of Alabama, "which shows at a glance in what part of that State the Africans preponderate, a series of tints being employed .
Yes, that is the stern edict of Providence, that liberty shall be no hasty fruit, but that event on event, population on population, age on age, shall cast itself into the opposite scale, and not until liberty has slowly accumulated weight enough to countervail and preponderate against all this, can the sufficient recoil come.
One of the main ways to account for this process is the development of literary contests and competitions, which allow us to set the disputes that take place in the field, the canon that preponderate in this and give the opportunity to the authors of "measured" with their peers and with a part of the critical device of the time (the jury).
American cities preponderate in silent pictures featuring domestic missions, especially New York.
Blodgett argues that Woolf's use of food forwards her modernist narrative project and aesthetic values: "The concretizing that came to preponderate over discoursing because of her growing phenomenological allegiance to the perceiving consciousness--and that is her distinctive talent--is reflected (among other images) in increased food imagery" (1997, 48).
File the action only if the facts and case law preponderate in your favor.
El texto original ingles reza: "It is sufficient, if the whole plan or scheme be necessary to the support of civil society, and if the balance of good, in the main, do preponderate much above that of evil.
Another mark of "barbarous times" that needs to be stamped out before "the advancing light of progressive thought" can preponderate is the irrationality associated with voodoo lore (315).
In capital cases, however, I now believe that the arguments preponderate in favor of separate counsel on appeal, although there is no legal requirement to this effect.
The good will preponderate, maintains Sterne, if we learn to embrace joy and cease the self-tormenting that is the source of so much sorrow: "I pity the men whose natural pleasures are burthens, and who fly from joy .
221) Doubtless, concerns preponderate that the court has overstepped the bounds of its institutional competency.
If there was a preponderate number of Florida cities on the upside in terms of home-building, there was almost an equal number of California cities on the downside.
Teen faces preponderate while (right) Marion Windridge - originally from Coventry, but now living in Wales - enjoys a quiet moment while mopping up at a makeshift supermarket.